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Unreal Tournament Competition

An Unreal Tournament 2004 LAN Competition was held today at the School of Computing organised by the Computer Society (http://ctrlbyte.wordpress.com) and the RGU eSports Society. Five teams of five players battled it out from 17:00 until 21:45 in the C27/28 labs. One of the teams was made up of staff from the School and surprisingly […]

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IrlCPC Programming Competition

Yesterday the Schools undergrad team for the IrlCPC Programming Competition and myself went to visit our sponsors Codfiy Ltd. They are located just minutes from the School of Computing. The company was founded by some former graduates & will be celebrating their 12th birthday in just a few weeks. We spent about an hour chatting […]

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Preparing for Applicants Day – Part II

Since my original posting about preparing for Applicants Day, things have moved on quite dramatically. We now have a much more cemented in timetable for our Microsoft visitor. now we have spaces set aside for our lecturers and current student population to meet with a Microsoft representative to see how we can work more closely […]

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Professorial Lecture by Susan Craw

Attended a Professorial Lecture by Susan Craw this evening at the Garthdee campus of Robert Gordon University. The talk was titled “Smart Systems from Dumb Data“, it was divided into five distinct sections, moving along from a general introduction to beyond smart systems. A lot of the lecture was focused on the research area of […]

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